Wet Willie - Wet Willie

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Band/Record: Wet Willie - Wet Willie

Label/Matrix: US 1971 Capricorn SD 861 with ,,1st press pink label''

Condition Record/Sleeve: Mint-/EX-

Extra Info: Fantastic Album !! Original US 1st press LP on pink Capricorn ...wow .. minty dream audio ...

~~~Alone among Southern boogiemen, the Wet Willies rock & rave it up on their first and best and rarest album wioth a stirring selection of hot Southern boogie rockin' blues grooves ...and their rhythm section gets much credit -- drummer Lewis Ross and bass player Jack Hall are all juke-joint bump-and-grind. In a better world they'd be the Allman brothers themselves. Jimmy Hall's vocals combines Ronnie Van Zant's discretion with Gregg Allman's power...

Wet Willie were, after the Allman Brothers Band and Lynyrd Skynyrd, the hardest-rocking of the Southern bands to come to national attention in the early '70s. For seven years, from 1971 until 1978, they produced an enviable array of albums awash in good-time music, rollicking high-energy blues-rock, and white Southern soul, and got a lot of admirers. In contrast to the Allman Brothers Band, whose jumping-off point was really Cream and who based their music on long jams, Wet Willie were much more steeped in sweaty, good-time R&B than the blues-rock of the Allmans. Think of what Lynyrd Skynyrd might have sounded like with but one lead guitar on a white chitlin circuit, if such a thing had existed. This their first album unleshes the high energies & best attacks of the Southern fried Wet Willies...

€30,00